Star Formation Region Avedisova 1240

Catalog name: 96.29-0.17

Prominent object names: BFS 8, KR 18, OHIO X 566 [glossary]

IRAS infrared sources (1): IRAS 21391+5227 (IR) [0]

Other component designations: BFS 8 = OHIO X 566 (HII) [8], KR 18 = OHIO X 566 (HII) [8]

Distance estimates for objects in this region

Object PositionSize (arcmin) Source Note Distance(s)
BFS 8 96.29-0.179.6 2003A&A...397..133R I 6600

For more information on distance estimates see Avedisova distances.

Detailed component listing with references (4 components)

Main objectO BFS 8 [1982ApJS...49..183B]
96.34 -00.11R [1990A&AS...85..805F], R KR 18 [1980A&AS...42..227K], R [1993ApJS...86..475F], R [1980A&AS...42..227K], M CO [1982ApJS...49..183B]
96.316-00.076R [1986AJ.....92..371G]
96.317-00.046IR 21391+5227 [1995AJ....109.2611C], IR 21391+5227 [1988IRASP.C......0J]

Acknowledgement: based on the Catalog of Star-Forming Regions in the Galaxy ( Avedisova, V. S., Astronomy Reports, Volume 46, Issue 3, March 2002, pp.193-205 [2002ARep...46..193A]). The complete catalog can be accessed here: V/112/.

For more information, read The Avedisova catalog: A real Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy?